Nystatin Vaginal (Mycostatin)

Category:

  • Antifungal

  Description:

  • Vaginal antifungal

  Indications:

  • Vaginal Candidiasis (yeast infection)

Contraindications:

  • Known sensitivity to mycostatin 

Precautions:

  • Pregnancy category A

  • If condition worsens, inform patient to notify health care provider.

  • Clean applicator after each use with mild soap and water.

  • Insert applicator high into vaginal cavity (except in pregnancy)

  • Refrain from intercourse during treatment.

  • Use continually, even during menstruation.

  Adverse Reactions (Side Effects):

  • Vulvovaginal burning, itching and irritation

Dosage:

Vaginal tablet:

  • Insert 1 tablet (100,000 units) intravaginally qd for 14 days

 
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